CORRECTED-FEATURE-As glaciers melt, "Land of Fire and Ice" watches its history seep away
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
(Corrects information from scientist on warmth of years in
By Thin Lei Win
JOKULSARLON, Iceland, Aug 10 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) -
T he tourists come in droves, aboard buses, bicycles and camper
vans. They stand at the water's edge in awe of the icebergs
floating before them - some as white as snow, others radiating a
deep blue. They gasp when a chunk breaks off and topples into
the chilly turquoise water.
Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon ...